Today's poem is by James Capozzi

Country Album

much of which is

attaches itself to riding
  out and feeling

some strong hour
  up the mountain

the county's real

articulate lilac

goat illuminat
  ed against night

so lacking spontaneity
  it fails

to move us

Copyright © 2007 James Capozzi All rights reserved
from Backwards City Review
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